subcutaneous vein of abdomen n.
Any of a network of superficial veins of the abdominal wall that empty into the thoracoepigastric, superficial epigastric, or superior epigastric veins.
noun 1. the nonliving epidermis that surrounds the edges of the fingernail or toenail. 2. the epidermis. 3. a superficial integument, membrane, or the like. 4. Also called cuticula. Zoology. the outer, noncellular layer of the arthropod integument, composed of a mixture of chitin and protein and commonly containing other hardening substances as well. 5. […]
noun, Anatomy. 1. the deeper layer of the dermis, containing mostly fat and connective tissue. subcutis sub·cu·tis (sŭb-kyōō’tĭs) n. See tela subcutanea.
noun 1. a member of the clerical order next below that of deacon. noun (mainly RC Church) 1. a cleric who assists at High Mass 2. (formerly) a person ordained to the lowest of the major orders